Knuth Family History

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Knuth Name Meaning

from the personal name Knut, Old Norse Knútr (see Knudsen). North German: variant of Knoth.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kluth, Knott, Nuth, Knauth, Koth, Kauth, Kath, Korth, Gluth, Ruth

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Knuth Family Origin

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Knuth Family Occupations

What did your Knuth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Knuth family was Carpenter. The most common Knuth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Knuth's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knuth.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Cooper

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Knuth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Knuth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Knuth census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Knuth. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Knuth. For the veterans among your Knuth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Knuth Life Expectancy

What is the average Knuth lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Knuth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Knuth in 1951 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knuth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knuth ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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